Magnitude 4.5 earthquake shakes the countryside

Magnitude 4.5 earthquake shakes the countryside
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Tuesday 4 October 2022 – 17:34

On Tuesday night, the Rif region recorded an earthquake with a magnitude of 4.5 on the Richter scale, according to global seismic monitoring sites.

The tremor, which was felt by the residents of the Rif region of Nador and Driouch Al Hoceima, occurred exactly at three in the afternoon: 39 minutes and 30 seconds.

The depth of the earthquake was 10 km, 40 km from the center of the city of Alhucemas, at the confluence of 35.47 north latitude and 3.59 west longitude.

Al Hoceima earthquake Earthquake